INTERVIEW: AMY SHARK TALKS SONGWRITING, TOURING + MORE

To say it has been a successful year for critically acclaimed Australian singer-songwriter Amy Billings, better known as Amy Shark, is an understatement. Her 2016 breakout single Adore has surpassed 24 million streams on Spotify, hit #2 on Triple J’s illustrious Hot 100 Countdown, peaked at #3 on the ARIA singles charts and been shortlisted for … More INTERVIEW: AMY SHARK TALKS SONGWRITING, TOURING + MORE

INTERVIEW: ALAE TALK NEW SINGLE + UPCOMING TOUR

Since releasing their self-titled debut EP in November last year, New Zealand indie-folk band Alae have not only announced a third additional member to the band and an Australasian tour this spring, but they’ve blessed us with a fantastic new single From 1  To 3 and music video to follow. We caught up with vocalist Alex Farrell-Davey to find out … More INTERVIEW: ALAE TALK NEW SINGLE + UPCOMING TOUR

INTERVIEW: SO BELOW TALKS NEW MUSIC

Since making her musical debut with her song Drift early last year, fast attracting a solid fan base and over 1 million plays across Spotify and Soundcloud in just a few months, Madeline North, better known by her musical moniker So Below, has once again blessed us with a moodier, masterful electro-pop banger, titled Ruin. Packed with heavy synths, ghostly-altered vocals … More INTERVIEW: SO BELOW TALKS NEW MUSIC

UNAPOLOGETICALLY YOU: JULIA MICHAELS INTERVIEWED

Within 48 hours, songwriting extraordinaire Julia Michaels has released a brand new music video for her single Uh Huh, received a VMA nomination for Best New Artist, released her debut EP Nervous System and most recently been announced as the support act for Shawn Mendes upcoming Australian & New Zealand tour dates.. A swell of amazing news the singer excitedly gushed, “my … More UNAPOLOGETICALLY YOU: JULIA MICHAELS INTERVIEWED

INTERVIEW: JAKE TAYLOR TALKS IN HEARTS WAKE NEW ALBUM – ARK + UPCOMING NZ SHOWS

Returning to New Zealand for the first time in three years, Australian metalcore band In Hearts Wake are on their way to our shores next month for a quick run of shows supporting their label cohorts Northlane. With the release of their brand new album Ark earlier this year, we caught up with vocalist Jake … More INTERVIEW: JAKE TAYLOR TALKS IN HEARTS WAKE NEW ALBUM – ARK + UPCOMING NZ SHOWS

INTERVIEW: NED NGATAE TALKS THE BLACK SEEDS NEW ALBUM – FABRIC

Long established as one of New Zealand’s finest acts, South Pacific reggae-soul legends, The Black Seeds are set to tour the country in September, following the release of their long awaited 6th studio album Fabric, on September 8. While firmly based in the island grooves that inspired the birth of the band nearly two decades … More INTERVIEW: NED NGATAE TALKS THE BLACK SEEDS NEW ALBUM – FABRIC

INTERVIEW: DIAZ GIRMM TALKS NEW SINGLE ‘FOREIGNERS’ + MORE

Move aside America, New Zealand has arrived and Diaz Grimm is on his way. With a fresh track Foreigners released on 7/07/17 and the only kiwi sitting (comfortably at #5) on the Top 40 Heatseekers Single Chart, the Cambridge rapper talks to us about his early days in hip-hop, who inspires him and the significance of the number 7.  What … More INTERVIEW: DIAZ GIRMM TALKS NEW SINGLE ‘FOREIGNERS’ + MORE

INTERVIEW: EMMA CAMERON TALKS DECADES DEBUT ALBUM – ‘THE TRUTH AND OTHER PEOPLE’

Have you ever considered sharing your most personal experiences with the entire world? Well come this Friday 14th July, that’s what Emma Cameron, the rocking front-woman of kiwi band Decades is about to do, when they release their long-awaited full length debut album, The Truth And Other People, so we sat down with the cheerful … More INTERVIEW: EMMA CAMERON TALKS DECADES DEBUT ALBUM – ‘THE TRUTH AND OTHER PEOPLE’

INTERVIEW: DIANNE SWANN TALKS THE BADS NEW ALBUM – LOSING HEROES

Well and truly cemented in the New Zealand music scene and industry, the multi-talented Dianne Swann & Brett Adams have likely popped up on your musical radar more regularly than you may be aware. Touring and performing with the likes of Tim Finn and Flip Grater, their on-going project, The Bads (who are anything but), are finally … More INTERVIEW: DIANNE SWANN TALKS THE BADS NEW ALBUM – LOSING HEROES

ALBUM REVIEW: SOUND OF FREEDOM – PARADISIA

For those that are unfamiliar with Paradisia, the exciting and extremely talented independent three-piece, made up of Sophie-Rose (vocals), Anna (harp) and Kristy (vocals, keyboard), are in for an absolute treat with the trio’s enchanting debut album Sound Of Freedom. Upbeat one moment, wistful and downcast the next, this is an album that, as it’s name suggests, features … More ALBUM REVIEW: SOUND OF FREEDOM – PARADISIA